Impossible to grasp the nature of conscious collective life in any epoch without an understanding of the material forms and processes through which its ideas were transmitted—the communication networks that enable thought to have a social existence.

Régis Debray, “Socialism: A Life-Cycle”, New Left Review 46, July-August 2007 (via butterflyhunt)

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